The Resource The mighty Mars rovers : the incredible adventures of Spirit and Opportunity, by Elizabeth Rusch

The mighty Mars rovers : the incredible adventures of Spirit and Opportunity, by Elizabeth Rusch

Label
The mighty Mars rovers : the incredible adventures of Spirit and Opportunity
Title
The mighty Mars rovers
Title remainder
the incredible adventures of Spirit and Opportunity
Statement of responsibility
by Elizabeth Rusch
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Presents the story about the team who gave us our first look at the Martian landscape, including pictures from NASA and the author's personal collection
  • The story of the two robot vehicles, Spirit and Opportunity, that were sent to explore Mars, lasting far past their projected lives of 3 months and sending back invaluable images of the environmentally hostile planet
Member of
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rusch, Elizabeth
Dewey number
523.43
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
950L
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
QB641
LC item number
.R87 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • discographies
  • filmographies
Series statement
  • Scientists in the field
  • Scientists in the field
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Roving vehicles (Astronautics)
  • Mars probes
  • Roving vehicles (Astronautics)
  • Mars probes
  • Mars (Planet)
  • Mars (Planet)
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
The mighty Mars rovers : the incredible adventures of Spirit and Opportunity, by Elizabeth Rusch
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references, discography, filmography, and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Mars exploration rover mission -- Mission impossible -- The making of the Mars rover -- Are we really on Mars? -- Hitting the dusty trail -- Can Opportunity climb down? -- Can Spirit climb up? -- The problem with Courage -- A broken Spirit -- Opportunity's last stand? -- Free Spirit -- Mission more than accomplished! -- Mission update
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm.
Extent
79 pages
Isbn
9780547478814
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2011012159
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), maps
System control number
2011012159
Label
The mighty Mars rovers : the incredible adventures of Spirit and Opportunity, by Elizabeth Rusch
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references, discography, filmography, and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Mars exploration rover mission -- Mission impossible -- The making of the Mars rover -- Are we really on Mars? -- Hitting the dusty trail -- Can Opportunity climb down? -- Can Spirit climb up? -- The problem with Courage -- A broken Spirit -- Opportunity's last stand? -- Free Spirit -- Mission more than accomplished! -- Mission update
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm.
Extent
79 pages
Isbn
9780547478814
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2011012159
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), maps
System control number
2011012159

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